Echocardiology Technician/UKHCRequisition Number:
H3130:Gill Heart InstituteWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$25.71-42.94/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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No experience required.Required License/Registration/Certification:
The physical requirements for this position include the ability to: stand or walk with, push and/or pull, objects up to or over 50 lbs.; regularly sit at a computer workstation for extended periods of time while performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing); occasional-intermittent risk of exposure to, or injury from, job-related equipment and patients, cuts/punctures, hazardous chemicals and waste, radiation, burns, bloodborne/airborne pathogens, and combative/violent people or patients. Occasional job-related travel may also be required.Shift:
Monday through Friday, 9:00 am – 5:30 pm; occasional weekends and holidays required.Job Summary:
UK Healthcare is currently looking for an Echocardiology Technician to perform accurate and quality diagnostic adult cardiac exams in accordance with ICAEL guidelines. This person will have a good understanding of ultrasound equipment, accurate knowledge of medical terminology, as well as the cardiac disease process. They will be expected to perform accurate measurements and calculations, properly obtain data to disseminate and provide for physician interpretation. General computer skills (strength in Microsoft Office) general knowledge of ultrasound equipment, and strong customer service skills preferred.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Experience in echocardiography, Microsoft Office skills, general knowledge of ultrasound equipment, and strong customer service skills.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Allied health degree; three to four years of related experience; Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS) or Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS) credential; and experience performing echocardiograms and stress testing in a patient care setting.Deadline to Apply:
02/25/2021University Community of Inclusion:
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